UK Television in Singapoe

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UK Television in Singapoe

Post by MasterMikeyP » Wed, 13 Aug 2008 7:20 pm

Hi there, new to the forum and cannot find any info. on this subject (apologies if this is just my IT skills failing me!). I have heard rumours my tele (1yr old pioneer plasma) will not work in Singapore unless I run through cable or get a local digital receiver. Is this true. Any other problems with using UK teles in Singapore? Any advice much appreciated.

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Post by durain » Wed, 13 Aug 2008 7:33 pm

your UK TV will work in singapore. your source will probably come from a cable setup box, so no need for a receiver. if your plasma has an analogue receiver (not freeview), it should still work in singapore.

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Post by Tartan » Sat, 23 Aug 2008 6:21 am

Thought I'd just support Durian's post. No issues with UK TV. You'll be getting cable I guarentee!! :D


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Post by bigfilsing » Sun, 24 Aug 2008 10:43 am

one thing you need to remember is that their are no aerials ( antenas) in Singapore so everything is cable here. There is only one provider >> Starhub and when you subscribe you get a set top box.

Check out their website to see whats available.

Singapore has been multi format for years ( PAL - NTSC) so your TV will work fine.

Good luck

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